Untitled: Blackstrap Venus, 1972

  • Gordon Newton, American, 1948 - 2019

Graphite and paint on an image printed in black ink on white wove paper

  • Framed: Sheet: 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)

Gift of James Pearson Duffy

1999.291

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

In blue ballpoint pen, lower left, verso: 1972 GN

Printed in black ink, upper left center of image: BLACKSTRAP VENUS (VENUS is upsidedown); other letters and numbers printed along the bottom edge and lower right of the image; in pencil, upper left, verso: 108

Rights Status

Gordon Newton, Untitled: Blackstrap Venus, 1972, Graphite and paint on an image printed in black ink on white wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of James Pearson Duffy, 1999.291.